Sherwood Spring was an American astronaut who was born on September 3,
1944, in Connecticut.
Before he became an astronaut, Spring served as a helicopter pilot in the
Spring became an astronaut in 1981. He has spent over 165 hours in
space on one spaceflight. In 1985, Spring flew aboard Mission 61-B.
The crew worked on space construction to test the viability of future
space station. Spring performed a 12-hour spacewalk.
Spring left NASA in 1988.
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